Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 252 198
Rank change year-on-year +44 -54 +37
Permanent jobs citing PMO 122 80 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 0.79% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.41% 7.45% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 106 71 129
South West median annual salary £36,625 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.64% -22.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.84%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,297 1,074 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.58% 10.61% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 959 824 1,038
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.47%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £66,022
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +21 46 £43,250 +8.13% 8
Somerset +51 26 £41,250 +13.79%
Dorset -23 18 £26,500 -48.54% 3
Gloucestershire +25 15 £28,987 +26.03% 2
Wiltshire -5 14 £32,500 +8.33% 3
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 78 (63.93%) Finance
2 53 (43.44%) Microsoft Project
3 51 (41.80%) PRINCE2
4 45 (36.89%) Project Management
5 44 (36.07%) SharePoint
6 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
8 39 (31.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (18.85%) Change Management
13 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (15.57%) Service Delivery
15 18 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 17 (13.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (13.11%) QA
17 16 (13.11%) PMP
18 15 (12.30%) ITIL
18 15 (12.30%) Resource Management
19 14 (11.48%) Risk Management
20 13 (10.66%) Project Governance
20 13 (10.66%) Portfolio Management
20 13 (10.66%) Change Control
20 13 (10.66%) MS Visio
21 12 (9.84%) Programme Management
22 11 (9.02%) Project Planning
22 11 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
23 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
24 9 (7.38%) Degree

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (36.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) Confluence
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 53 (43.44%) Microsoft Project
2 43 (35.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (31.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (10.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.10%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (3.28%) SaaS
5 3 (2.46%) IaaS
6 2 (1.64%) GitHub
6 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.64%) Intranet
2 2 (1.64%) LAN
2 2 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
1 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 78 (63.93%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Marketing
3 3 (2.46%) Billing
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (26.23%) Analyst
2 28 (22.95%) PMO Analyst
3 19 (15.57%) Project Manager
4 18 (14.75%) Project Officer
5 14 (11.48%) Project Support Officer
5 14 (11.48%) Support Officer
6 13 (10.66%) PMO Lead
7 7 (5.74%) Administrator
7 7 (5.74%) PMO Administrator
7 7 (5.74%) PMO Manager
7 7 (5.74%) PMO Officer
7 7 (5.74%) PMO Planner
8 6 (4.92%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.92%) Programme Planner
8 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Junior
9 5 (4.10%) Junior Project Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.28%) Cyberattack
4 4 (3.28%) Fintech
5 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.46%) Tandem
5 3 (2.46%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) FMCG
7 1 (0.82%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Linux
2 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.80%) PRINCE2
2 45 (36.89%) Project Management
3 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (18.85%) Change Management
6 19 (15.57%) Service Delivery
7 17 (13.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (12.30%) ITIL
8 15 (12.30%) Resource Management
9 14 (11.48%) Risk Management
10 13 (10.66%) Change Control
10 13 (10.66%) Portfolio Management
10 13 (10.66%) Project Governance
11 12 (9.84%) Programme Management
12 11 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (9.02%) Project Planning
13 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
14 9 (7.38%) Line Management
15 8 (6.56%) Dependency Management
15 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (0.82%) C
3 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (13.11%) PMP
3 9 (7.38%) Degree
4 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.10%) APMP
7 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.64%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.64%) MCITP
9 2 (1.64%) MCSA
9 2 (1.64%) MCSE
9 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.64%) RHCE
9 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.82%) CIPD
10 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) QA
2 6 (4.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Docker
1 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Ansible
2 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (1.64%) Google
3 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (0.82%) Capita
4 1 (0.82%) Civica
4 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle